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David Lean
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Age 83
Birthday 25 March, 1908
Birthplace Croydon, Surrey, England
Died 16 April, 1991
Place of Death London, England
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Zodiac Sign Aries
Nationality British
Occupation Editor
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Sir David Lean, CBE (25 March 1908 – 16 April 1991) was an English film director, producer, screenwriter and editor, best remembered for big-screen epics such as The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and Doctor Zhivago (1965). He is also known for the Dickens adaptations of Great Expectations (1946) and Oliver Twist (1948), as well as the romantic drama Brief Encounter (1945).

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Nominated for 49 Awards | Won 26

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